David Vaughn Trent, age 74, a native of Thornfield, Missouri passed away in Townsend, TN on September 11, 2019 of a sudden illness. He was born to Vaughn and Mary Trent, in Missouri but had lived in the Madera Ranchos, most of his life. He attended Cantua Creek Elementary School and Tranquillity High School and later attended Coalinga Community College. He was a mechanic for Simplot in Helm California, and retired at the age of 60. In his leisure time David enjoyed woodworking, hiking and traveling.
David was preceded in death by his parents Vaughn and Mary Trent, and a brother Robert as a child.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years Mary Trent of the Madera Ranchos. He is the father of Lisa Trent Fernandez and her husband John of Madera, and Amy Trent Martin and her husband Danny of Folsom, CA. He is the brother of Manuard Trent of Kerman, Bruce Trent of Oregon, and Sue Francis of Michigan.
He is the beloved grandfather of 5 grandchildren; Nick Palomino, Sydney and Rylie Fernandez, and Carson and William Martin.
Remembrances may be made to the Holy Family Table of St. Joachim’s Parish or Madera County Library.